Contact: Paul Keen or Astrid

Mobile: 0428 48 66 55

Phone:
Australian International code +61 8 8648 6655
Within Australia: (08) 8648 6655

E-mail: ahtours@chariot.net.au 

Your Flinders Ranges & Australian Outback Specialists
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Aussie Heritage Tours

Prop: Paul Keen

6 Railway Tce. Quorn 5433.

RBNO 37153446

ABN 302 940 174 69

E-mail: ahtours@chariot.net.au

www.aussieheritagetours.com.au

Australian: Telephone: 08 8648 6655

Mobile: 0428 48 66 55

International: Phone: +61 8 8648 6655

Mobile: +61 428 48 66 55




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The Outback Discovery Tour

Coober pedy, Lake Eyre & Wilpena Pound - 4 Day - AHT008M

(route map)           (printable pdf)

Depart Adelaide for Local tour of Coober Pedy, Lake Eyre 60 minute scenic flight from William Creek, 4WD trek to Halligan Bay, Lake Eyre, see the sights of the Oodnadatta track, & the Old Ghan Railway, enjoy a 30 minute scenic flight around Wilpena Pound. Travel in the comfort of a modern air-conditioned 4WD station wagon, registered chauffeured vehicle. Follow in the footsteps of the famous explorer John Mc Douall Stuart and the old Ghan Railway. See the sights of the Oodnadatta Track, Curdimurka railway siding, mound springs & Lake Eyre South. Visit the true outback. See some of the harshest country in Australia. Realize the hardship of people building the Ghan railway and the overland telegraph line. Tour includes: Pickup and drop off anywhere in Adelaide Central Business District. Included: Morning tea, lunches, dinner (main course), bed & breakfast (continental) Twin/share.Single supplement applies. 1Hour flight over Lake Eyre, 4WD trip to the shores of Lake Eyre and 30 minute scenic flight around Wilpena Pound. Tours depart Tuesdays, other days by arrangement. Minimum of two persons, Maximum of four persons / vehicle.

Day 1:

Tour departs Adelaide at 6.30 am for Coober Pedy via Pt Augusta and Woomera (brief visit to Heritage Park in Woomera). Arrive Coober Pedy approx 5.30 pm. Tour around Coober Pedy on arrival including The Breakaways, Dingo Fence, Big Winch Lookout & Underground Catholic Church. O/night accommodation at Coober Pedy.

Day 2:

8.00 am. Visit an Opal shop before departing for William Creek via Anna Creek Station, the largest cattle property in the world. One hour scenic flight over Lake Eyre on arrival. Lunch at William Creek Hotel before 4WD trek to Halligan Bay at Lake Eyre (5 Hour, 134 Kms return trip). O/night at William Creek Hotel or Camp ground cabins.

Day 3:

Depart William Creek approx 8.00 am for Wilpena Pound Resort via Marree, Lyndhurst & Copley. Stop in at the Bubbler and Mound Springs before morning tea at Curdimurka siding. Stop at Lake Eyre South before continuing on to Marree for lunch. Visit the ghost town of Farina, Lyndhurst Ochre pits, Beltana, Parachilna Gorge, Historic Blinman Copper Mine & Flinders Ranges National Park before o/night at Wilpena Pound Resort or Rawnsley Park Station.

Day 4:

1/2 Hr scenic flight before departing for Adelaide traveling through the heart of the Flinders Ranges, visiting Bunyeroo Valley & Gorge, Brachina Gorge, Hawker, & the Clare Valley for wine tasting (time permitting). Arrive in Adelaide approx 6.00pm.

NOTE: Tour content may change without notice due to weather conditions and the availability of accommodation. Unsealed roads in this area are impassible when wet and may be closed after heavy rain. If in the unlikely event we are unable to proceed beyond Coober Pedy, we will return via the main highway. Tour price will be adjusted accordingly. Costs extra to Itinerary are the responsibility of clients.


The Ultimate Outback Experience

Coober Pedy, Lake Eyre, Arkaroola & Wilpena - 5 Day - AHT008ME

(route map)           (printable pdf)

Depart Adelaide for local tour of Coober Pedy, 60 minute flight over Lake Eyre from William Creek, local 4WD trek to Lake Eyre, sights of the Oodnadatta track, Arkaroola 4hr 4WD Ridge Top Tour & Astronomical Observatory tour, 30 minute scenic flight around Wilpena Pound.

Travel in the comfort of a modern air-conditioned 4WD station wagon, registered chauffeured vehicle. Follow in the footsteps of the famous explorer John Mc Douall Stuart and the old Ghan Railway, visit the true outback, see some of the harshest country in Australia, realize the hardship of people building the Ghan railway and the overland telegraph line, take the famous Arkaroola ridge top tour and a spectacular scenic flight around Wilpena Pound.

Return to Adelaide via Bunyeroo Valley / Gorge & Brachina Gorge. Finish off the tour sampling the produce of the Clare Valley, famous for quality wine production. Tour includes: Pickup and drop off anywhere in Adelaide CBD, (All Meals) Morning teas, Lunches, Dinner (main course) Bed and Breakfast (continental) with twin share accommodation. Single supplement applies.. 1 Hour Scenic Flight over Lake Eyre, 4WD trip to the shores of Lake Eyre. 4hr 4WD Arkaroola Ridge Top Tour, 30 minute spectacular scenic flight around Wilpena Pound.

Tours depart Mondays, other days by arrangement. Minimum of two persons, Maximum of four persons / vehicle.

Day 1:

Tour departs Adelaide at 6.30 am for Coober Pedy via Pt Augusta and Woomera (brief visit to Heritage Park in Woomera). Arrive Coober Pedy approx 5.30 pm. Tour around Coober Pedy on arrival including The Breakaways, (location for Mad Max 11, beyond thunderdome), underground church, Big Winch Lookout, O/night accommodation at Coober Pedy.

Day 2:

8.00 am. Visit an opal shop before departing for William Creek via Anna Creek Station, the largest cattle property in the world. 60 minute scenic flight over Lake Eyre on arrival. Lunch at the William Creek Hotel before our 4WD trek to Halligan Bay at Lake Eyre (5 Hour, 134 Kms return trip) O/night at William Creek Hotel or Caravan Park cabins.

Day 3:

Depart William Creek approx 8.00 am for Arkaroola via the Oodnadatta Track & Marree. Artesian springs the Bubbler and Mound Springs, Curdimurka railway siding, Lake Eyre South, before lunch at Marree. Visit the ruins of the ghost town of Farina the original old Ghan railhead & Lyndhurst Ochre Pits. Leave the desert behind as we enter the Gammon Ranges arriving at Arkaroola approx 5.30 pm.

Day 4:

Take the famous 4 hour 4WD Arkaroola ridge top tour before leaving for Wilpena Pound, traveling through the heart of the Flinders Ranges, before visiting the old copper mining town of Blinman. Visit Stokes Hill lookout before our arrival at Rawnsley Park Station under the rim of Wilpena Pound.

Day 5:

8.30 am. Spectacular Scenic flight around this ancient, geological formation called Wilpena Pound. Return to Adelaide via Bunyeroo Valley & Gorge, Brachina Gorge, (a geological journey through 640 million years) & the Clare Valley, famous for Quality wine production, before arriving in Adelaide approx 6.30pm.

NOTE: Tour content may change without notice due to weather conditions and the availability of accommodation. Unsealed roads in this area are impassible when wet and may be closed after heavy rain. If in the unlikely event we are unable to proceed beyond Coober Pedy, we will return via the main highway. Tour price will be adjusted accordingly. Costs extra to the Itinerary are the responsibility of clients.